Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

Press Releases

Mar 17, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement after Speaker Nancy Pelosi formally named him as one of six House Members to serve on the Joint Economic Committee, a bicameral committee in which members of both the Senate and House of Representatives participate:

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Mar 17, 2021 Press Release

SAN DIEGO—Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement on the violent killing of eight people in three separate shootings in the Atlanta area:

Mar 17, 2021 Press Release

SAN DIEGO—Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) announced grants that will be made available to Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) under the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund.

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Mar 12, 2021 Press Release
House passes legislation allowing all veterans to receive COVID-19 vaccine at VA health system locations

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) voted to pass the Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans’ and Caregivers’ COVID–19 Immunizations Now Expanded Act, or the VA VACCINE Act.

Mar 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, two bills cosponsored by Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) to advance gun safety in America passed the House of Representatives. The Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 requires background checks for all gun transfers, not just those sold by federally licensed retailers, such as gun purchases over the internet.

Mar 10, 2021 Press Release
The latest version of the COVID package includes changes advocated by Rep. Peters

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) helped the House pass the Senate amended American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. This final version of the bill provides sweeping funding for COVID relief and includes several changes supported by Rep. Peters to help the people and places across the nation most in need.

Mar 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) voted in support of the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act of 2021, a bill that will make historic advancements for the American labor movement.

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Mar 8, 2021 Press Release
Congressman Peters seeks solutions while reaffirming support for San Diego-based military missions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) sent two letters to request action to evaluate and address community concerns regarding military flights over coastal and inland neighborhoods, including University City, Carmel Valley, Torrey Hills, La Jolla and Sunset Cliffs.

Mar 8, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) and Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51), along with Reps. Raul Ruiz (CA-36), Mike Levin (CA-49), Sara Jacobs (CA-53), and Darrell Issa (CA-50) introduced the Border Water Quality Restoration and Protection Act, a companion bill to Senators Feinstein and Padilla’s (D-CA) legislation introduced last week.

Mar 3, 2021 Press Release
The For The People Act protects voting rights, cleans up corruption, and restores ethics and integrity to government

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Scott Peters (CA-52) helped pass H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a bill he cosponsored to protect and expand voting rights, improve campaign finance rules, and hold public officials accountable to the American public.

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